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New member, new c3 on order!


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MIT

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Mon 02 Apr 18 14:34


Thanks.
Just had a nice chat with Tony above, put my mind at ease on a few things regarding importing and lighting mods. Canít wait!


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Rich

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Mon 02 Apr 18 15:35

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


The club has a technical article on converting C3 light here:

http://www.corvetteclub.org.uk/kb.php?mode=article&k=15

I'm no mechanic but it helped me back in 1990 with my first C3.


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MIT

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Tue 03 Apr 18 17:12

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Yep, cheers, all looks simple enough. Ordered the switchback lamps ready for when itís here.

Tim.


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Norm

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Wed 04 Apr 18 17:35

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Very nice looking C3, great color combination.


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From Delmarva, USA
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2016 Z06 Coupe A8 Black, Red & Ebony Int.
1975 L82 A3 T-Top, Bright Blue, Custom Blue & Black Interior (NCRS for me, Not Correctly Restored Stingray)
Previously Owned Vettes: '65, '97, '01, '10, '14

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MIT

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Sat 14 Apr 18 23:26


Off she goes!

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MIT

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Fri 08 Jun 18 20:39


Well, the wait is finally over, my c3 was delivered today. Been a mixed bag so far, but overall very pleased with it.
Battery is toast, one headlight actuator has a sheared pipe fitting, and the water pump is leaking, otherwise, itís in outstanding condition. Looks to have not been used much since itís restoration. Just going to get all the above parts ordered, along with a rh mirror, new mats, as it has none, to protect the new carpets. And start doing the lighting mods, gives me something to do whilst getting it registered.

Tim.


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MIT

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Wed 04 Jul 18 12:12

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Things are progressing, recived the reg documents today, so getting plates done and Iím legal!
Been tinkering, a lot, long list of odds and sods Iíve done, new battery, mirrors, water pump, horns, fan shroud extension, flasher/indicator relays, tidied wiring and engine bay, electric headlight actuators in progress, lighting mods, the list goes on! Oh, and lots of polishing. Thumbs up


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Nick B

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Wed 04 Jul 18 12:40

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Couple of photos please.

Nick

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MIT

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Wed 04 Jul 18 14:33

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Itís tucked away in the garage at the mo, hoods off for the headlight mod. Iíll hopefully have it all together Friday, and Iíll put updated pics up then. Thumbs up


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MIT

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Wed 04 Jul 18 14:36

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Just this pic from 4 weeks ago before it was tucked away.

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